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The Resource A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times, Benson Bobrick

A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times, Benson Bobrick

Label
A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times
Title
A passion for victory
Title remainder
the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times
Statement of responsibility
Benson Bobrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the Olympic Games, starting with their inception in Ancient Greece and leading up to the 1936 games in Nazi Berlin
Awards note
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2013
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bobrick, Benson
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Study program name
A/R 9.3 middle grades 5.0 points.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympic Games
  • Olympic Games
  • Olympic Games
  • Jeux olympiques
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Olympic games
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times, Benson Bobrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-136) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- Prologue -- The games begin -- Sport in the ancient world -- The new Olympic movement -- Uncertain footing -- The Games gain ground -- Athletic politics -- Epilogue -- Appendix: the Olympic medal record, year by year
Control code
730054014
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 143 pages
Isbn
9780375868696
Lccn
2011016036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 610
Other control number
9780375868696
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)730054014
Label
A passion for victory : the story of the Olympics in ancient and early modern times, Benson Bobrick
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-136) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- Prologue -- The games begin -- Sport in the ancient world -- The new Olympic movement -- Uncertain footing -- The Games gain ground -- Athletic politics -- Epilogue -- Appendix: the Olympic medal record, year by year
Control code
730054014
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 143 pages
Isbn
9780375868696
Lccn
2011016036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 610
Other control number
9780375868696
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)730054014

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